Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 03:24
A record 278 candidates have been nominated for this year`s Nobel Peace Prize, to be announced in October in Oslo, the Nobel Institute said today.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 20:28
Tibetan-Government-in-exile is hopeful of enhancing bilateral ties with the United States after the recent meeting of President Barack Obama and Dalai Lama at the White House.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 15:21
The wife of China`s jailed Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Liu Xiaobo has been admitted to hospital after police refused to let her seek medical help abroad, a family friend said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 06:17
A Brazilian senator has nominated fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden for this year`s Nobel Peace Prize, her office said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 17:10
A former Norwegian minister nominated fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden for the Nobel Peace Prize today in a letter to the Norwegian Nobel Committee.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 20:15
The body tasked with ridding the world of chemical weapons picked up its Nobel Peace Prize in a ceremony in Oslo today after saying it hoped the prestige would speed a global ban on the dreaded arms.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 17:22
US President Barack Obama should not have been given the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009, Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon has said citing his "not so great" record on civil liberty and that he took too long to pull out of Iraq and Afghanistan.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 23:00
Chemical inspectors have checked 14 out of more than 20 sites in Syria, the world`s chemical weapons watchdog said on Friday as a top UN official appointed to lead the mission headed for The Hague.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 09:54
Little disappointed for not being awarded the Nobel Peace prize for this year, Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenage-activist who was shot by the Taliban a year ago, has said she needs to work a lot.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 09:05
US President Barack Obama has congratulated the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons on being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, the White House said.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 08:34
The Pakistani Taliban said that they were "delighted" Malala Yousafzai, the teenage education activist they tried to kill, missed out on the Nobel peace prize.
Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 21:48
A Syrian lawmaker said today that awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to the global chemical watchdog underscores "the credibility" of the Damascus government and its intentions to destroy its deadly arsenal.
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